General entry requirements (except the Swedish language requirement). The course Basic Swedish 2 (or the equivalent skill in Swedish) is also required.
It is necessary tor the applicant to be enrolled in the students register (Ladok) of their main department at Uppsala University before an application can be granted.
About the course
This course is aimed for international students who have relatively good proficiency in the Swedish language. You have learned the basics through participating and passing the Basic Swedish 2 course or corresponding studies. Basic Swedish 3 gives you more profound knowledge in the Swedish language through teacher-led training and to an extent self-learning.
The course deepens your knowledge of Swedish language structure, vocabulary and written skills. The course also includes assignments to improve your listening comprehension and the ability to express your oral and written skills. All these parts are taught parallelly through the course.
The texts and the themes focus on areas like spare time, lifestyle, government, politics, the history of Sweden and the Nordic countries, tourism, and travels.
Taking the course also entails the opportunity to get to know and study with other international students.
The course includes 48 lessons and you meet the teacher and your group twice a week.
Passed course gives you 7,5 credits and aims at the B1 level on the CEFR-scale.